The Cyber Security Landscape - East of England


As part of the UK Cyber Security Sectoral Analysis 2021, Government explored the number of cyber security firms; offices; and the estimated share of UK activity (weighted for revenue, employment and the number of firms) for each region.

For the East of England, the report identifies the following:

  • 109 registered cyber security businesses
  • 203 active offices related to the cyber security sector
  • Home to an estimated 6 % of the UK cyber security sector’s employment
  • Key hotspots for cyber security activity are Cambridge, Norwich, Peterborough, and St Albans
  • Employers include firms such as Darktrace, Privitar, and Trustonic

This region is home to the Norfolk and Suffolk Cyber Security Cluster, and the Cambridge Cyber Security Cluster.

Take a look at the key findings of the full report here.